Nicole™ Crafts Patriotic Jar

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by Eileen Farley, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Patriotic Jar

Put this on the picnic table for your Fourth of July and Memorial Day barbeques!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint nor the Mod Podge.
  • 2
    Remove mason jar lid and its insert.
  • 3
    Paint mason jar True Blue using sponge roller. This may take several coats. Let dry.
  • 4
    Download and print project template. Cut stars from antique newsprint cardstock. Use Mod Podge to coat jar, then lay stars on wet Mod Podge. Brush Mod Podge over stars. Do one star at a time. Let Mod Podge dry.
  • 5
    When completely dry, dot around stars with Black marker.
  • 6
    Cut three 18 inch pieces of jute. Tie all three pieces of jute around neck of jar.
  • 7
    Replace mason jar lid.
  • 8
    Paint one wood star Cotton Ball and one Lipstick. When dry, glue stars to center of jute as shown.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Ball Mason Jar Quart Smooth 104179536
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Cotton Ball 104770357
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lipstick 104770367
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. True Blue 104770407
  • Bazzill Basics Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch Antique Newsprint 104737602
  • Plaid Mod Podge Waterbase Sealer Glue and Finish 8 oz. Matte 104107932
  • Nicole™ Crafts Sponge Roller 3 inch 104779980
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 12 104118907
  • Darice 3 ply 28-1/2 lb Natural Jute 104243963
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Stars 1-1/2 inch 10 pc. 104139824
  • Sharpie Permanent Paint Marker Fine Point Black 104128524
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
Download Project Template